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Just like any good trades person, a bookkeeper will collect and use certain “tools” during his career that generally make his work easier. I have certainly collected a few tools along the way during my 16 years as a bookkeeper, about 20 to be exact! Today I’m going to share 10 of these tools with […]

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So the BAS lodgement date came and went and you didn’t get around to lodging your BAS – what happens now? The Australian Tax Office (ATO) doesn’t look favorably on this behaviour. If they see fit, you may just find yourself having to pay late lodgement penalties. What are these penalties and how much will […]

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If you are in the building and construction industry, you are now required to lodge a taxable payments annual report (TPAR) on the 21st July each year. The TPAR tells the ATO about payments you have made to contractors during the year in your business. Lodging via hard copy and snail mail can be a […]

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The ATO has developed new software called an “AUSkey” that will replace the digital certificates to which we have become accustomed in recent years. Digital certificates are electronic security data that enables users to access online portals in which pertinent information about tax payers’ details are retained. Very soon, these certificates will be rendered unusable […]

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